Youth Services Outreach Technician
Come join the fun at Lawrence Public Library!
We are searching for a creative, ambitious, and enthusiastic individual who is committed to customer service and loves working with children and teens. Your mission will be to work closely with the Youth Services Coordinator, Outreach and Events Coordinator, and the youth staff to take library storytime and services on the road to the Lawrence community.
Lawrence Public Library’s Youth Services department provides excellent services to families through outstanding collections and innovative library programming. The library prioritizes outreach services through family-oriented engagement. In addition to outreach, this position is responsible for our Spanish storytime, CuentaCuentos, and as a liaison for our Spanish-speaking community.
We Support Diversity and Inclusion. Lawrence Public Library embraces diversity and promotes inclusion in its mission, hiring, and operations. The library actively seeks individuals whose commitments and contributions will advance our mission to be a diverse, equitable, and antiracist organization. Lawrence Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Ideal Candidate. We seek a candidate with a strategic vision and skills to increase the library’s reach to youth and families, particularly those from low-income and diverse populations.
As the Youth Services Outreach Assistant, we will need you to
This is a full-time, Technician position with a starting salary of $42,003 per year, as well as LPL’s generous benefits package. This position will work Tuesday–Saturday, will require occasional nights, and has a start date of 01/03/2023. We will perform a criminal background check and motor vehicle background check if you are offered the position. If this sounds like the job for you, please consider joining our team at the Lawrence Public Library by submitting a job application, resume, and cover letter. For references, please be sure to include people that have worked with you in the past and can speak to your strengths. The application deadline is Tuesday, November 8, 2022.
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